1 Killed in Semi-Truck Accident on I-8 near Tavern Road in Alpine
1 Killed in Alpine Truck Crash on Interstate 8 near Tavern Road
Alpine, California (February 13, 2023) – One person was killed in a semi-truck crash in Alpine on Monday night, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The crash occurred at about 6:30 p.m. on Interstate 8 near Tavern Road.
A car carrier was reportedly heading east on I-8 when it was rear-ended by another semi-truck.
The second semi-truck burst into flames following the accident.
The driver of the rig that caught fire was killed in the crash.
The other motorist was unharmed.
The eastbound side of I-8 was shut down as authorities investigated the incident.
An investigation to determine the cause of the crash is ongoing.
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